WS has made an appropriate response to what has a whiff of schoolyard bullying around it.
Look, Serge isn't everyone's cup of tea, but he often has interesting things to say about wine. And just as often, he has moronic things to say about something that has no wine-related value - as do many, many members of these forums, including me.
I'd even note that in the last week or so he seems to have tapered off the snippity posts and stuck to wine, more or less.
Now let's all hold hand and ... "Kumbaya, m'lord, kumbaya..."